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What to do in Ann Arbor, Thursday, Oct. 26: Campus of the Future, Little Paws, and 'Poltergeist'

Credit: Matt Giles
Credit: Matt Giles

ANN ARBOR – Here are some of the Ann Arbor events we're most excited for Thursday night. Which ones do you plan on attending? What event should we cover in greater detail and why? Let us know in the comments below or email us at: allaboutannarbor@wdiv.com

Thursday, Oct. 26

UMich200 Fall Festival - A festival celebrating the University of Michigan's bicentennial. (Oct. 26-28, various UMich locations)

Campus of the Future - A conference that challenged students to re-imagine the University of Michigan classroom experience years, even decades from now. The winning project will be awarded $25,000 in cash prizes. (9 a.m., Duderstadt Center) 

Little Paws Storytime - Designed for children ages 2 to 5, the Humane Society of Huron Valley's (HSHV) storytime programs include animal-themed stories, finger plays, crafts and the opportunity to meet some of our adoptable animals. (10:30 a.m., HSHV)

Slavic October Film Festival - Join students and instructors from the Slavic department in the video viewing room of the LRC for films from the following language: Ukrainian (will have a Halloween/horror theme). (5 p.m., University of Michigan)

Spooktacular Event: Meet Huff Post celebrated A2 author of supernatural thriller - What better way to get some pre-Halloween chills and thrills than to listen to a spooky story? Morgan and York is thrilled to host an evening with Ann Arbor's own Huff Post celebrated author, JP Doyle, who will read from his new supernatural medical thriller, "The Healer's Curse." (6 p.m., Morgan and York) 

"Poltergeist" at The Michigan Theater - Part of the Michigan's "Stranger and Stranger" series, the film deals with strange and creepy happenings beset an average California family when ghosts commune with them through the television set. (9:30 p.m., Michigan Theater) 

Check out more Ann Arbor events on the A4 Community Calendar